The Blackwell Companion to Protestantism / Edition 1

The Blackwell Companion to Protestantism / Edition 1

by Alister E. McGrath
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1405157461

ISBN-13: 9781405157469

Pub. Date: 10/28/2006

Publisher: Wiley

This Companion brings together new contributions from internationally renowned scholars in order to examine the past, present and future of Protestantism.

  • Co-edited by leading Protestant theologians Alister E. McGrath and Darren C. Marks, with contributions from internationally renowned scholars.
  • Opens with an

Overview

This Companion brings together new contributions from internationally renowned scholars in order to examine the past, present and future of Protestantism.

  • Co-edited by leading Protestant theologians Alister E. McGrath and Darren C. Marks, with contributions from internationally renowned scholars.
  • Opens with an investigation into the formation of Protestant identity across Europe, North America, Asia, Australasia and Africa.
  • Includes coverage of leading Protestant thinkers, such as Luther, Calvin, Schleiermacher and Barth.
  • Considers the interaction of Protestantism with different areas of modern life, including the arts, politics, the law and science.
  • Debates the future of Protestantism in both Western and non-Western settings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405157469
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/28/2006
Series:
Wiley Blackwell Companions to Religion Series, #26
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
528
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.48(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors.

Foreword: Alister E. McGrath (Wycliffe Hall, Oxford) and Darren C.Marks (University of Western Ontario).

Introduction: Protestantism – the Problem of Identity: Alister E. McGrath (Wycliffe Hall, Oxford) and Darren C.Marks (University of Western Ontario).

Part I: The Formation of Protestant Identity: History and Ideology:.

European Protestantism:.

1. Protestantism in German-speaking Lands to the Present Day: Randall C. Zachman (University of Notre Dame).

2. Shapers of Protestantism: Martin Luther: Graham Tomlin (Wycliffe Hall, Oxford).

3. Shapers of Protestantism: John Calvin: Alister E. McGrath (Wycliffe Hall, Oxford).

4. Shapers of Protestantism: F.D.E.Schleiermacher: Nicholas Adams (University of Edinburgh).

5. Shapers of Protestantism: Karl Barth: John Webster (Christ Church, Oxford).

6. English Protestantism to the Present Day: Gerald Bray (Samford University).

7. Scottish Protestantism to the Present Day: Kenneth B.E. Roxburgh (Scottish Baptist College).

8. Welsh Protestantism to the Present Day: D. Densil Morgan (University of Wales).

9. Irish Protestantism to the Present Day: Alan Ford (University of Nottingham).

10. Nordic Protestantism to the Present Day: Aasulve Lande (Lunde University).

11. Protestantism in the Netherlands to the Present Day: Peter van Rooden (University of Amsterdam).

12. Protestantism in Eastern Europe to the Present Day: Parush Parushev and Toivi Pilli (International Baptist Theological Seminary, Prague).

13. French Protestantism to the Present Day: Alister E. McGrath (Wycliffe Hall, Oxford).

14. Italian Protestantism to the Present Day: Alister E. McGrath (Wycliffe Hall, Oxford).

North American Protestantism:.

15. Protestantism in the United States of America to the Present Day: John Corrigan (Arizona State University).

16. Shapers of Protestantism: Jonathan Edwards: Steven R. Holmes (King's College London).

17. Canadian Protestantism to the Present Day: Darren C. Marks (University of Western Ontario).

Asia and Australasia:.

18. Indian Protestantism to the Present Day: Ivan Morris Satyavrata (Southern Asia Bible College).

19. South-East Asian Protestantism to the Present Day: Hwa Yung (Trinity Theological, Singapore).

20. Japanese Protestantism to the Present Day: Nozomu Miyahira (Seinan Gakuin University, Japan).

21. Korean Protestantism to the Present Day: Yong-Gi Hong (Hansei University).

22. Chinese Protestantism to the Present Day: Carver T. Yu (Hong Kong).

23. Protestantism in Australia, New Zealand and Oceania to the Present Day: Ian Breward (University of Melbourne).

Africa:.

24. African Protestantism to the Present Day: John S. Pobee (Ghana).

Part II: Protestantism and Present Identity: Relations and Influence:.

Protestantism and Its Relations:.

25. Protestantism and the Bible: R. Kendall Soulen (Wesley Theological Seminary).

26. Protestantism and the Arts: Trevor Hart (University of St. Andrew's).

27. Protestantism and Politics, Economics, and Sociology: J. Philip Wogaman (Wesley Theological Seminary).

28. Protestantism, Law and Legal Thought: John Witte Jr. (Emory Law School).

29. Protestantism and the Sciences: Ted Peters (Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary).

Protestantism and its Influence:.

30. Protestantism and Liberalism: Mark D. Chapman (Ripon College, Oxford).

31. Protestantism and Feminism: Cynthia L. Rigby (Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary).

32. Protestantism and Fundamentalism: William V. Trollinger Jr. (University of Dayton, Ohio).

33. Protestantism and Racism: Paul R. Griffin (Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio).

34. Protestantism and Judaism: Clark M. Williamson (Christian Theological Seminary, Indianapolis).

35. Protestantism and Spirituality: Bradley P. Holt (Augsberg College).

36. Protestantism and Missions: Werner Ustorf (University of Birmingham).

Part III: The Future of Protestantism:.

37. The Future of Protestantism: Ecumenism and the Main-Line Denominations: Alan D. Falconer (World Council of Churches).

38. The Future of Protestantism: Evangelicalism: Mark A. Noll (Wheaton College, Illinois).

39. The Future of Protestantism: The Rise of Pentecostalism: Allan Anderson (University of Birmingham).

40. The Future of Protestantism: Postmodernity: Graham Ward (University of Manchester).

41. The Future of Protestantism: The Non-Western Protestant World: Allan Anderson (University of Birmingham).

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